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The London Eye is still a hit


It had a rocky start, but as the London Eye heads towards its second decade of operation, the giant Ferris Wheel has become the most popular paid tourist attraction in the [...]

Why is London special?


This question from a reader really set us thinking. It’s difficult to adequately explain the fascination that the English capital holds. We’ve visited London many [...]

Underground secrets proving a hit


More of London’s secret underground world has been revealed. After visiting the Churchill war rooms on our last trip to the English capital, we were fascinated to [...]

Floating garden proposal

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Anyone who has visited New York City in Autumn and walked along the High Line overhead park will understand the appeal of the controversial Garden Bridge proposal in [...]

Journey back to World War II


As well as its famous Tube railway system, London has another ‘underground’ that is well worth a visit. The Churchill War Rooms – a converted storage basement [...]

How to spend two days in Knightsbridge


Luxury shopping, fine food and quality accommodation In London’s swanky Knightsbridge area – with a touch of culture. Day 1 Catch a tube from Heathrow airport on the [...]